Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

  • Location

    Abergavenny, Monmouthshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • End date:

    2020-10-23 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    £9.20-£12.40 per hour (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Diane Gove

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -102019-13059

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Contact:

    Diane Gove

We are working with an independent small animal practice in Abergavenny that is looking for a qualified Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them on a full-time permanent basis. They will consider applications from Veterinary Nurses that have recently qualified.

The Practice:

This practice offers a full local vet service to the area and they have two sites that are 10 miles apart. They are an independently owned Small Animal Practice with an excellent reputation for client care and are looking for a genuine team member hoping to settle somewhere beautiful. Their practice is on the edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park and is ideal for dog walking, outdoor pursuits, etc.

They are only an hour from Bristol and an hour and a half from Birmingham, with good train links to London and the North. Their fundamental focus is the wellbeing of their patients, they pride themselves on their ethics. The team is friendly and caring. The practice is fully-equipped with all the usual toys, they are an RCVS accredited practice offering a range of services including Veterinary Consultations, Nurse Consultations, and Acupuncture. They also have visiting specialists including a Chartered Physiotherapist, a Veterinary Ophthalmologist, and a Veterinary Cardiologist. 

The Role and Candidate:

Our client is looking for an enthusiastic Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them on a permanent full-time basis. The hours for the role is 40 hours per week, usually worked over 4 x 9 hour days, with one weekend day per month. There is approximately one-night on-call per week and these alternate between in-patient and full on-call.

This is a varied job and will include nurse consultations, theatre and prep, in-patient care, ordering and cleaning.

Remuneration Package:

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary of between £9.20-£12.40 per hour basic rate (dependent on the length of time qualified), with extra pay for being on-call and any OOH work. Additional pension at 8% of basic wages, starting after a 3-month probationary period. CPD is actively encouraged and funded.


Role: Permanent Registered Veterinary Nurse

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time, 4 days a week

Weekends: One weekend day per month

On of hours: Yes

Salary: Competitive £9.20-£12.40 per hour (DOE) 

Ref: JN -102019-13059

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

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